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Mexico’s president says he’s tested positive for COVID-19

Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Sunday he has tested positive for COVID-19 and that the symptoms are mild. Mexico’s president, who has been criticized for his handling of his country’s pandemic, said on his official Twitter account that he is under medical treatment. “I regret to inform you that I am infected with […]

Research suggests COVID-19 immunity could last for months or longer

If someone has tested positive for COVID-19, how long can immunity last? Researchers say they now have the answers thanks to blood tests. The findings, based on analyses of blood samples from 188 COVID-19 patients, suggests immunity can last for at least eight months after the onset of symptoms from the initial infection, according to […]

In this May 5, 2018, file photo, Rudy Giuliani, an attorney for President Donald Trump, speaks at the Iran Freedom Convention for Human Rights and democracy in Washington. Photo via AP.

Rudy Giuliani tests positive for COVID-19, Trump says

Rudy Giuliani, President Trump’s personal attorney who has been traveling the country raising unsubstantiated claims of voter fraud, tested positive for COVID-19, the president said Sunday. “.@RudyGiuliani, by far the greatest mayor in the history of NYC, and who has been working tirelessly exposing the most corrupt election (by far!) in the history of the USA, has tested positive […]

Dr. Scott Gottlieb

Gottlieb sees Thanksgiving as “inflection point” for accelerating pandemic

With coronavirus infections spiking in more than three dozen states, Dr. Scott Gottlieb, the former commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), predicted Sunday that the Thanksgiving holiday will be an “inflection point” for the pandemic. “Things are getting worse around the country,” Gottlieb said in an interview with “Face the Nation.” “I think Thanksgiving is […]

US surpasses 9 million coronavirus cases

The U.S. on Friday surpassed 9 million confirmed coronavirus cases, with over 91,000 reported on Thursday alone, a new daily record. The death toll is quickly approaching 230,000, according to Johns Hopkins University. Video from inside the intensive care unit at Chicago’s Northwestern Memorial Hospital shows front line workers battling coronavirus in plastic body armor. Illinois on Friday recorded its highest number […]

Titans back at work, not talking about COVID-19 outbreak

The Tennessee Titans have heard some of the calls for the NFL to punish them harshly for the team’s role in the league’s first COVID-19 outbreak, and they have some words of caution after first-hand experience. It’s still a pandemic. And testing, even as much as the NFL does, is not perfect. Titans quarterback Ryan […]